The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 5.92% 5.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 5.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 0
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.81% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 140 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 86.18% 93.96% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 396 451 541
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Canary Wharf

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Canary Wharf

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) Ruby
3 6 (40.00%) Release Management
3 6 (40.00%) Haskell
3 6 (40.00%) Erlang
3 6 (40.00%) OCaml
3 6 (40.00%) F#
3 6 (40.00%) Scala
3 6 (40.00%) Clojure
3 6 (40.00%) Functional Programming
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) N-Tier
5 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) VLDB
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) SQL

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MariaDB
2 4 (26.67%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Functional Programming
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
2 6 (40.00%) Release Management
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) Cross-Platform Development
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Clojure
2 6 (40.00%) Erlang
2 6 (40.00%) F#
2 6 (40.00%) Haskell
2 6 (40.00%) OCaml
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
2 6 (40.00%) Scala
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) Sybase
2 1 (6.67%) Solace